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On the 2nd Day of Christmas (1997)

After they are caught in the act, a by-the-book department store security guard is assigned as the custodian of a pickpocketing duo.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Trish
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Bert
Lauren Pratt ...
Patsy (as Lauren Suzanne Pratt)
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Mel
James Purcell ...
Bill
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Mr. Limber
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David
Arlene Meadows ...
Mom
Ed Sahely ...
Mickey
Judah Katz ...
Pruitt
Richard Blackburn ...
Jerry
John Boylan ...
Man in Overcoat
Domenico Fiore ...
Ed the Bartender (as Dom Fiore)
Patrick Patterson ...
Uncle Don
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Mindy
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Con-woman Trish and her niece/ward Patsy are caught trying to steal from a department store right before Christmas. With the holidays so near, Bert, a store employee, agrees to be responsible for the pair so that Patsy need not spend the holidays in social services. Romance ensues. Written by PetrinaC <cubit@aol.com>

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Trish: When I was a little girl I could tell the breed of a dog by its bark.
Bert: And?
Trish: I think you better hurry!
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Jingle Bells
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Performed by Mark Ruffalo, Mary Stuart Masterson and the bar patrons
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Cute holiday film
5 October 2004 | by (Cincinnati Ohio) – See all my reviews

"The Second Day of Christmas" is a standard but enjoyable holiday film. It is cast well. Mary Stuart Masterson portrays the pickpocket aunt. She's great yet again. (She's an under-appreciated actress in my opinion.) Mark Ruffalo showed off his acting and musical talents.

Howard Hessman has a pointless role. I can't believe he took it either. Come on! He was Dr. Johnny Fever. Now he is David / Santa's Helper.

I would recommend this film but don't expect any great social or spiritual commentary.


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